Minnesota Prohibit Aliens from Voting, Amendment 2 (1896)

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The Minnesota Prohibit Aliens from Voting Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 3, 1896 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure removed persons who did not have citizenship, but expressed intentions to become a citizen from the list of individuals who were permitted to vote.[1]

Election results

Minnesota Amendment 2 (1896)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 97,980 65.13%
No52,45434.87%

Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library

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The text of the measure can be read here.

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